The Power of the Pause

I teach public speaking and presentation skills at a few Executive MBA Programs in Switzerland and Spain. A few years ago, I was teaching a class at IESE in Barcelona. One of my students was a fellow...

4 Tips For Achieving Peak Leadership Fitness

You should be doing something to develop your leadership capabilities at least weekly and I can tell you how. When it comes to leadership development, most leaders are faced with two challenges. They...

How to Better Manage Conflict

Managers who avoid conflict are costing your company. According to research from Vital Smarts, 95% of a company’s workforce avoids engaging in difficult conversations. And, every avoided conversation...

7 Things Great Bosses Do

Every day, bosses have a profound impact on their employees’ work lives and careers, not to mention their employer’s bottom line. Scores of research demonstrates that a highly engaged workforce drive...